We are a well established and trusted family run company with a retail outlet at Bowhouse Farm in Fife, Scotland . We take great pride in the products that we sell with much of our knowledge coming from personal experience.
We sell binoculars and telescopes to the worldwide bird watching community, sporting shotguns and rifles (new and second hand), outdoor clothing & footwear, a huge variety of shooting accessories, and all hunting optics, such as telescopic sights, laser range-finders, spotting telescopes and binoculars.
We will always do our utmost to help our customers and ensure they have an enjoyable experience purchasing from us, or simply browsing our vast range of products. Our own extensive experience with our products allows us to advise and explain the best suited options for a customer’s unique requirements. We are here to help.
Our exquisite hand-crafted products are born from many things. Our craftsmanship. Our heritage. Our proximity to some of the world’s most magnificent country estates. Our insistence on only ever using the best materials. And our commitment to creating the finest field sports accessories and luggage.
All these things come together in Malton, the picturesque market town we call home, and a gateway to the shooting grounds of the magnificent North York Moors. This is where our family-run company still produces every Croots item under one roof. Where we’re inspired. And where our sense of place shines through.
Francis Lovel & Co Ltd was established by Francis Lovel in 2004 having spent most of his working life in the gun trade. The business is renowned for providing expert advice on guns of all makes and types, but has an excellent reputation for old English guns and muzzle loading guns.